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Expansion of San Francisco’s Ferry Terminal About to Get Underway

Expansion of San Francisco’s Ferry Terminal About to Get Underway

With Sinbad’s having been razed to make room for the San Francisco’s Ferry Terminal Expansion project, which includes the construction of two new berthing facilities (Gates F and G) and a new Bayside promenade with covered passenger queuing areas on the south side of the Ferry Building, the groundbreaking... Read More »

Sinbad’s Closes Its Doors for Good and Sails into the Night

Sinbad’s Closes Its Doors for Good and Sails into the Night

It’s the end of an era and the fight is over as Sinbad’s closed its doors for good last night on Pier 2. The restaurant will be razed in order to make way for the Port of San Francisco’s Ferry Terminal Expansion project, which includes the removal of Pier... Read More »

Sinbad’s Staves Off Sheriff’s Eviction By Filing For Bankruptcy

Sinbad’s Staves Off Sheriff’s Eviction By Filing For Bankruptcy

The Sheriff’s Department is slated to change the locks on Sinbad’s Restaurant and forcibly evict its operators from the doomed building on Pier 2 at 11:30 this morning. But according to a co-owner who didn’t elaborate, “It’s not going to happen.” As plugged-in readers have known... Read More »

Say Goodbye To Sinbad’s And The Lagoon

Say Goodbye To Sinbad’s And The Lagoon

The operators of Sinbad’s Restaurant have lost their lawsuit intended to extend their four decade stay on Pier 2, a move which they’ve known about for years and a site which they were supposed to vacate in March. An appeal could extend Sinbad’s stay for a couple more months, but... Read More »

Ferry Terminal Improvements: Function, Efficiency, And Visual Fit

Ferry Terminal Improvements: Function, Efficiency, And Visual Fit

The proposed expansion and improvement of San Francisco’s Ferry Terminal includes three new berthing facilities, new covered passenger queuing areas, and a new public Embarcadero Plaza located between the Ferry and Agriculture buildings, infilling the existing lagoon (click to enlarge). San Francisco’s Historic Preservation Commission (HPC) will hold a... Read More »

The Need And Numbers For San Francisco’s Ferry Terminal Expansion

The Need And Numbers For San Francisco’s Ferry Terminal Expansion

While enhancing the economic viability and use of San Francisco’s Ferry Terminal and its surroundings is a key objective of the proposed Ferry Terminal Expansion, the driving force behind the project is the Water Emergency Transportation Authority (WETA). By expanding the number of ferry gates and improving pedestrian circulation... Read More »

The Plans To Expand San Francisco’s Ferry Terminal And Service

The Plans To Expand San Francisco’s Ferry Terminal And Service

Conceptual plans to expand San Francisco’s Ferry Terminal have been drawn, the project’s potential environmental impacts are being reviewed, and Sinbad’s days are numbered. As proposed and rendered below, the expansion includes three new berthing facilities, new covered passenger queuing areas, and a new public Embarcadero Plaza located between... Read More »